Finding political common ground is difficult and uncomfortable at times. But talking across the aisle is also extremely rewarding. How do you go about it without turning blue in the face? The two of us found that identifying shared values, acknowledging the good in another person’s argument, and, well, talking about topics other than politics can all help the process. Here are a few stories that get to the heart of this difficult but powerful project—getting along.
Truth Seekers: Presenting Facts and Raising Discourse
In the "Truth Seekers" series, Flipboard aims to highlight thoughtful, objective voices to provide insights on the divisive issues of the day. In a world where everything seems to be politicized, there are still experts whose primary motivation is to seek the truth. We asked several of them to curate the must-read articles for Americans who truly want to understand topics such as COVID-19, the economy and climate. Just the facts, no opinions.